Purim Katan - Event | Solomon Schechter Day School

Oct 7, 2022

What is Purim Katan?

Purim Katan, also known as "Little Purim," is a special holiday celebrated in the Jewish tradition. It falls on the 14th day of the Hebrew month of Adar Rishon, which occurs in a leap year. This minor festival is an opportunity to mark the additional month of Adar, which is added to the Hebrew calendar to align lunar and solar cycles.

Join Us for a Joyous Celebration

Come and join us for a joyous celebration of Purim Katan! This unique event, organized by Solomon Schechter Day School, brings the local Jewish community together to commemorate this special holiday. It's a time for celebration, learning, and coming together as a community.

Fun Activities for the Whole Family

We have planned a wide range of fun activities for people of all ages to enjoy during Purim Katan. Here's a glimpse of what's in store:

1. Costume Parade

Dress up in your favorite costumes and join the colorful costume parade! Show off your creativity and imagination as we march through the community, spreading joy and festive vibes.

2. Traditional Purim Songs and Dances

Get ready to sing and dance to traditional Purim songs! Our talented performers will lead us in joyful celebrations filled with music, laughter, and a true sense of community spirit.

3. Storytelling and Educational Workshops

Take part in engaging storytelling sessions and educational workshops that delve into the history and significance of Purim Katan. Learn about the customs, traditions, and lessons associated with this special holiday.

4. Arts and Crafts Activities

Unleash your creative side with a variety of arts and crafts activities, suitable for both children and adults. From mask making to painting, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

5. Delicious Food and Refreshments

Indulge in a delectable spread of traditional Purim treats and snacks. Sample delicious hamantaschen, triangular-shaped cookies filled with various sweet fillings, a true delight for your taste buds!

Mark your Calendars

Don't miss out on this exciting celebration of Purim Katan! Mark your calendars and join us for a day filled with joy, laughter, and community spirit.

Location and Date

The Purim Katan event will take place at the Solomon Schechter Day School, located at [insert address]. The event will be held on [insert date] from [insert time].

Contact Us

For more information about the Purim Katan event or any other inquiries, feel free to contact us at [insert contact information]. We look forward to celebrating with you!

Mike Pauvlinch
This sounds like such a fun and joyous celebration! 😄 I'm excited to learn more about Purim Katan and how it is celebrated in the Jewish tradition. It's fascinating how the Hebrew calendar aligns the lunar and solar cycles. Count me in for this special holiday! 🎉
Nov 12, 2023